Connect with Amanda: Instagram: _yoyoamanda Facebook: amanda.vogt.18
Your Name (and Nickname): Amanda Vogt
Your Age: 15
Your Location (where do you ride mostly): Wakeisland Watersports
Weapon(s) of choice: 2015 Jobe Grace
What’s an average day for you like? Wake up eat breakfast and shred all day!
What is the most difficult part of your activity/sports for a beginner? The easiest? The most difficult part is getting up your first time but once your up its super fun and easy. The easiest part is once you get up its really easy to ride.
What is the worst thing about being female in your sport? There's really no down sides of being a female rider.
Besides your ability and style factor as an athlete, how would you describe your personal style? Outgoing and funny
What are your favorite brands/designers for your sports apparel and for stepping out? SheShreds of course!
How dangerous do u really think it is compared to what people do in their regular activities? Wakeboarding isnt really that dangerous i would say wakeboarding is just as dangerous as other sports like football, soccer, snowboarding etc
I bet in your experience you have seen some crazy crashes. Describe one. A guy got knocked out while doing a raley
What usually gets people hooked on your activity/sport? I think what gets people hooked is when they get up or land their first trick how good it feels
What is your favorite trick? On a rail my favorite is tail press 180 out and off a kicker stalefish 180
What are three things you could not live without? My wakeboard, water and family/friends!
Who have been your biggest supporters in getting you to where you are now? My parents and some locals at my cable park
Who are your favorite riders? Courtney Angus
What do you do in your spare time when you’re not riding/competing? Yoyo and go bowling
What is your biggest goal to accomplish this/next season? Land a invert or 360
What do you do to prep for a competition? I do my run over and over until the comp starts!
What’s your favorite “way” to ride? Cable
Favorite conditions? Cloudy and glassy water
Where is some place you wish you could ride at? Thai Wake Park or Jibtopia
Any new tricks you’re working on? Inverts and 360
If sports didn’t exist, what would you be doing with all the free time you’d have? I really dont know what i would be doing if sports didnt exist
What’s your favorite board to ride? Anything Jobe
What’s the trick to riding features and not killing yourself? Bend your knees and you will hit that feature like a pro!
How would you describe your riding style? Aggressive
What would you say is your signature trick? Tailpress 180
Favorite drink of choice to refresh yourself after a long day of riding? Dr Pepper!
What do you want to be when you grow up? Professional wakeboarder or a doctor